January 18, 2022

Nephrology for the Non-Nephrologist Podcast Series

Nephrology for the Non-Nephrologist: An Introductory Overview Renal disease affects 15% of the US adult population and is considered an under-recognized health crisis with significant morbidity and mortality. Common conditions and issues encountered by healthcare providers that can lead to a nephrology referral/consultation will be discussed in this introductory episode....

Posted in: Nephrology and Urology1 Chronic Kidney Disease1 Other Kidney Disorders1

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CME Article: Imaging in Acute Pyelonephritis: Utilization, Findings, and Effect on Management

Objectives: To determine the frequency, timing, and types of imaging obtained in patients with a discharge diagnosis of acute pyelonephritis, and how often imaging findings affect therapy. Methods: This was a retrospective chart review of 1062 adults with a diagnosis of acute pyelonephritis discharged from an urban, safety-net hospital between...

Posted in: Nephrology and Urology8 Other Kidney Disorders1
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